Alberto Gaitero Judoka

Alberto Gaitero

Alberto Gaitero

  • Country:Spain
  • Born:3 July 1996 (24 years)
  • Popularity
Spanish judoka Alberto Gaitero won silver at the 2015 World Junior Championships in Abu Dhabi. Gaitero won bronze at the Junior European Championships in 2016 in Malaga. In 2017 he took a silver medal at the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017. He captured bronze at the Grand Prix The Hague in 2017. He won bronze at the European Open in Madrid in 2018. He captured a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Antalya in 2019. Alberto won the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2019.
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Abe Hifumi match sister Uta with Düsseldorf gold

21 Feb 2020 19:50

Former world champion Abe Hifumi (JPN) secured his eighth Grand Slam title after a thrilling final against World Judo Masters bronze medallist Vazha Margvelashvili (GEO). Abe lived dangerously in the opening minute as he was inches away from going behind to a ko-soto-gari and was almost caught with an ura-nage. Read more

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Spanish Martin Gaitero surprises Paris winner Vieru

26 Jul 2019 19:25

Spaniard Alberto Gaitero Martin won his first IJF gold medal in style as he bested Paris Grand Slam winner Denis Vieru (MDA) with a sumptuous ippon-seoi-nage. Gaitero Martin, who won their previous meeting at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam last year, was victorious once again as he upset the Moldovan who was unsuccessful in his bid for a fourth IJF title in 2019. Read more

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Denis Vieru is the man on form U66kg

19 Jun 2019 17:15

This division is likely the most competitive in Europe and Minsk will give us the answer who are the real challengers of Abe and Maruyama at the World Championships. Denis Vieru is the man in the class U66kg given his performances so far this year. He is second seeded as Vazha Margvelashvili has been very consistent, although he haven’t seen him too much lately. Read more

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Denis Vieru wins Moldova’s first Grand Prix title

5 Apr 2019 19:30

Paris Grand Slam winner Denis Vieru of oldova made history for Moldova as he beat three-time world silver medallist Mikhail Puliaev (RUS) to win the U66kg final. Puliaev received his third shido and marching orders after three minutes of golden score after he grabbed the leg of his opponent to give Vieru and his country their first gold medal on the Grand Prix stage. Read more

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Manuel Lombardo wins final clash with Bogdan Iadov

24 Jan 2019 19:10

Junior World Championships gold medallist Manuel Lombardo from Italy stepped up to deliver the finest performance of his young career on the senior stage as he brushed aside Budapest Grand Prix bronze medallist Bogdan Iadov (UKR) in the -66kg final. In an unlikely final, which pitted two first-time finalists against each other, the Italian threw with a modified kata-guruma for a waza-ari score with 19 seconds left on the clock. Read more

Result City Date
3Düsseldorf21 Feb
7Paris8 Feb
1Perth2019
5Abu Dhabi2019
1Zagreb2019

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